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#Great Cause

# great-cause - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Bohemians raise awareness for homeless charity with new WNL jersey

The Dublin club are embarking on their inaugural season in the Women’s National League.

# great-cause - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

'A hugely popular guy. You'd miss him, especially when you're in the middle of doing something like this'

The late Michael O’Shea continues to be remembered in Clare football circles.

'It means a lot to some of the girls on our squad' - Cork and Galway to go head-to-head for a worthy cause

The counties’ ladies football sides are facing off in a skills challenge and raising funds for LauraLynn Children’s Hospice this weekend.

# great-cause - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Cork hurling boss - 'Everyone has rowed in behind it, it's a worthy cause in a time of crisis'

Kieran Kingston on how the Cork squad have benefited from focusing on their fundraiser for Marymount Hospice this weekend.

# great-cause - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Con O'Callaghan's auctioned All-Ireland final jersey raises €15k for seriously-injured clubmate

It brings the total amount to €200,000 — halfway towards the €400,000 target.

# great-cause - Friday 20 September, 2019

'I never dreamed we would reach a figure like this' - €2.5m raised by Pat Smullen's charity race

An all-star cast featuring Tony McCoy, Ruby Walsh, Joseph O’Brien, and Paul Carberry were in action at the Curragh last weekend.

# great-cause - Friday 7 June, 2019

QPR are renaming their stadium after a 15-year-old academy player who was stabbed to death

Loftus Road will be called The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium from the start of next season after a vote by supporters.

# great-cause - Monday 27 May, 2019

Dundalk players and staff pledge to donate a day's wages to Temple Street

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division champions announced the charitable initiative today.

# great-cause - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Details revealed for Cork and Kilkenny charity hurling game in aid of Kieran O'Connor

The counties will meet next Wednesday night in aid of the 2010 All-Ireland winner.

# great-cause - Thursday 7 February, 2019

'Summit night was hell on earth' - Ferris scales Kilimanjaro in aid of injured players

The former Ireland flanker was joined by Mike McCarthy, Shane Byrne and Marcus Horan.

# great-cause - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

# great-cause - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Meath and Cork GAA legends to come together 30 years on from All-Ireland final to fundraise for Sean Cox

The 1988 All-Ireland final saw Meath defeat Cork after a replay.

# great-cause - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Croker to Killimor: Galway GAA club partner with Pieta House for 186km fundraising cycle

Over 80 people will take part in the cycle in aid of the club and suicide awareness charity on Saturday.

# great-cause - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Four Irish soccer fans are cycling 500km to Paris for the Euros opener in June in aid of charity

The journey starts in Dublin on Tuesday 7 June.

# great-cause - Friday 2 October, 2015

'This whole thing has been about keeping her name alive, for the last 15 months'

Former Armagh ladies football team manager James Daly planning to honour the memory of his late wife, Ann.

# great-cause - Monday 28 September, 2015

Irish rugby club raise €70k in one night for former player living with Motor Neuron Disease

Lansdowne RFC came together for one of their own at the weekend.

# great-cause - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Sean O'Brien is helping raise funds for Berkeley injury victim Aoife Beary

The event takes place on Saturday, with all proceeds going towards helping 21-year-old Aoife Beary.

# great-cause - Thursday 21 May, 2015

# great-cause - Thursday 23 April, 2015

# great-cause - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

32 counties, a whole lot of GAA stars and 5 charities benefit in this great sports travel video

It was all in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and the five official GAA charities of 2014.

# great-cause - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

After losing his wife to cancer, Armagh manager planning charity match to honour her memory

James Daly organising ‘All in for Ann’ on October 3 to raise money for cancer charities.

# great-cause - Sunday 9 November, 2014

€10,000 raised in charity game for All-Ireland winner who retired after battling throat cancer

The testimonial for Cian Smith, a 2006 All-Ireland winner with Roscommon, took place yesterday in Boyle.

# great-cause - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Here's the GAA-themed selfie campaign hoping to raise funds for the Alan Kerins Projects

Armagh great Steven McDonnell has come up with a brilliant fundraising idea.

# great-cause - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

GAA jersey signed by Maradona and Ozil is up for auction this week for a heart charity

Kerry native Mike Griffin got signatures from some incredible players and now is auctioning the jersey off for charity.

# great-cause - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

'Jimmy's Winning Matches' singer pens charity song for Jason Quigley's pro debut in Vegas

Quigley fights at the MGM Grand on July 12th.

# great-cause - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Sean Óg, Dan, DJ and Donal Óg amongst hurling stars to play in Ken McGrath benefit match

The charity match takes place in Walsh Park this Friday night.

# great-cause - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Derry City sign 5-year-old 'Wee' Oliver

Roddy Collins’ side made the young fan’s day as part of a fundraising project for surgery to help him walk.

# great-cause - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Tipperary hurlers to fundraise after ex-teammate has surgery on brain tumour

Loughmore-Castleiney’s Eddie Connolly took ill in the wake of a recent county senior hurling semi-final.

# great-cause - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Wexford hurler recovering after 5 operations and 48 days in hospital with leg injury

A challenge match takes place next Sunday between Wexford and Kilkenny to raise funds for Tomás Waters.

# great-cause - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Cork footballers to promote testicular cancer awareness

With no sponsor at present the Rebels have entered into an agreement with the Mercy Hospital Foundation.